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Ijen Crater, Banyuwangi

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Geologic Formation Nature / Park
Adventure up an active (but quiet) volcano to see Ijen Crater. Take in the volcanic landscape as part of a tour, or travel independently in a rented jeep. The sulfur lake represents the main attraction of the otherworldly scenery, with its turquoise color and steam plumes. A spot for hikers to aim for, the crater attracts walkers, geologists, and photographers from all over the world who are drawn to the sheer topography of the environment and the mysterious aesthetics of its primary feature. Arrange to visit Ijen Crater and other attractions in Banyuwangi using our Banyuwangi vacation route planner.
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  • Place was superb! The place was clean. Not much rubbish. Its a must to bring your flashlight for this one. A headlight would be prefered so when going down the crater you dont have to hold on the anyt...  more »
  • Been here for a touring destination using motorbikes, with a group of friends. We came here from pasuruan via bondowoso, a mountainous journey through the PTPN's georgeous coffee plantation. Only half...  more »
  • This is where you can see the stunning wide crater lake with the blue fire of its bellows at night. In addition to being a tourist destination to climb the mountain, Ijen Crater is also a traditional ...  more »